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Crown

the monarch.

CROWN. A covering for the head, commonly used by kings; figuratively, it signifies royal authority. By pleas of the crown, are understood criminal actions.

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Goody Falourdel, have you brought that leaf into which the crown which the demon gave you was transformed?
Which of the two handed you the crown?" The old woman pondered for a moment and then said,-- "The officer."
'What a fight we might have for the crown, NOW!' the Unicorn said, looking slyly up at the crown, which the poor King was nearly shaking off his head, he trembled so much.
"I was going to observe, sir," said Frank Churchill, "that one of the great recommendations of this change would be the very little danger of any body's catching cold so much less danger at the Crown than at Randalls!
But I do not understand how the room at the Crown can be safer for you than your father's house."
If it can be contrived to be at the Crown, papa, it will be very convenient for the horses.
Weston are at the Crown at this moment," said Frank Churchill, "examining the capabilities of the house.
Emma was most happy to be called to such a council; and her father, engaging to think it all over while she was gone, the two young people set off together without delay for the Crown. There were Mr.
Sheikh Mubarak Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah, head of protocol at the Crown Prince Diwan, attended the three meetings.(end) ysa.ss
Adenla are elaborate palm-like headdresses, like the crown, but features a heavily-beaded veil that covers the face.
These investments bring the total loans outstanding in the Crown Partners Fund portfolio to approximately $187 million across 11 companies.
As announced on14 December 2018, judgment in relation to proceedings against the Barangaroo Delivery Authority ("BDA") in connection with the Crown Sydney Hotel Resort was delivered in favour of Crown, with costs.